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Mar 1 2019

HMRC Delay Issuing Self Assessment Penalty Notices

Categories: Personal TaxTaxation

More than 11.5 million taxpayers were required to file their Self Assessment Tax Return by midnight on 31 January, and according to HMRC, a record 93.68% submitted on time. However, there were still 731,186 taxpayers who missed the deadline. As part of EU Exit contingency planning, HMRC have decided to make a change to the more

Feb 21 2019

Innovation from HMRC: R&D tax credit online service

Categories: Taxation

On 11 February 2019, HMRC launched a simplified, digital approach for SMEs to submit Research and Development (R&D) Tax Credit claims. The new online template clearly details the information needed to support the claim which is then sent to HMRC in a standardised format, thereby making it easier for some companies to claim and HMRC to more

Feb 14 2019

Research & Development Claim Settled!

Categories: Taxation

Our team recently completed two Research & Development (R&D) claims for a client in the renewable energy sector based in the East of Scotland, resulting in a client saving of £40,854! Our client has been developing new technology in the use of biomass and its application to efficient heating of greenhouses. Our client has been trialling more

Jan 31 2019

Research & Development Claim Settled!

Categories: Taxation

Our team recently completed a Research & Development (R&D) claim for an agricultural client in the East of Scotland, resulting in a client saving of £54,595! Our client specialises in growing fruit and vegetables and is involved in ground breaking research into extending growing seasons for various crops. In addition, improvements to crop quality and new more

Jan 17 2019

Our growing Payroll team could be looking for you

Categories: Amber AccountingPayroll

Our dedicated Payroll team, part of our Amber Accounting department, now deal with 274 payrolls for 2,446 employees. Starting with a team of two payroll administrators, we now operate a team of seven and our client base has more than tripled in recent years. We have achieved this significant growth by making improvements in efficiency, more

Jan 17 2019

Research & Development Claim Settled!

Categories: Taxation

Our team recently completed two Research & Development (R&D) claims for an architects practice in Scotland, resulting in a client saving of £27,501! During the 16 month R&D claim period, the company undertook some ground breaking design work relating to infrastructure projects in the UK to create some highly innovative solutions. The detailed design work more